Canada has a long history with the United Nations, most of which can be characterized by a generally cooperative undertone, as demonstrated by Canada’s participation in every UN mission since 1957. However, this relationship has grown strained as of late, deteriorating further on June 8 when the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navanethem Pillay, included Canada on a list of some of the world’s worst human rights violators.

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